Avast Secure Browser is a Chromium-based internet browser that is packed with a range of security and privacy features. It’s a great choice for those who are satisfied with their current browser, but want to add additional features such as ad-blocking or a VPN. It provides a range of customizable options that make it a great choice for people who want to set everything to their preferences. It’s also fast and works across platforms so you can get the same browsing experience on every device – with your bookmarks and history tagging you.
You’ll notice immediately how fast this internet browser is. It’s nearly as fast as Chrome, and this speed is carried over into real-world use. The browser will also block ads to keep you from being distracted while browsing and it will also block flash data files, which can assist in loading pages faster. It also has a built-in anti-tracking features that block websites from tracking your movements. It will also check your passwords on websites like HaveIBeenPwned, and make sure that they are safe.
The browser comes with a couple of extensions already installed however, you can install more easily from the Store. One of the most interesting is Bank Mode which is a Sandbox-like feature that runs your browser and any other application within a virtual computer that is completely isolated from your main system. This feature is designed to guard you from phishing scams by keeping your bank information confidential.